Talkin' Cloud http://talkincloud.com/rss.xml en Gartner Debunks Top 10 Cloud Myths http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/103014/gartner-debunks-top-10-cloud-myths <div class="field-deck"> Here's how to vet out the inconsistencies in today's cloud computing services market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gartner believes it can debunk the top 10 ten cloud myths for businesses and channel partners. Here's its list. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/103014/gartner-debunks-top-10-cloud-myths" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/103014/gartner-debunks-top-10-cloud-myths#comments Cloud Computing Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:32:00 +0000 36561 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Gartner does its best to debunk cloud computing myths.</p> Huddle Hasn't Lost Sight of the Endgame: Going Public http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/103014/huddle-hasnt-lost-sight-endgame-going-public <div class="field-deck"> CEO says the company will focus on integrating mobile, intelligence and collaboration </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Huddle hasn't lost sight of its endgame: going public within the next few years. But it's not going to file for an IPO until it's ready.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/103014/huddle-hasnt-lost-sight-endgame-going-public" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/103014/huddle-hasnt-lost-sight-endgame-going-public#comments Cloud Companies Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 36531 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Huddle co-founder and CEO Alastair Mitchell.</p> Acqueon Adds Real-Time Dashboard to Lync Contact Center Solution http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/103014/acqueon-adds-real-time-dashboard-lync-contact-center-solution <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Acqueon says AiQ 5.1 features tighter Lync integration. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Acqueon Technologies today released AiQ 5.1, a new version of its contact center solution for Microsoft Lync. Here's a complete breakdown of what this solution has to offer.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/103014/acqueon-adds-real-time-dashboard-lync-contact-center-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/103014/acqueon-adds-real-time-dashboard-lync-contact-center-solution#comments Talkin' Cloud Telco Hub Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:34:00 +0000 36551 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Acqueon Technologies today launched AiQ 5.1, a new version of its Microsoft Lync contact center solution.</p> 2nd Watch: 70% of IT Execs Are Struggling With Public Cloud Workloads http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-research/103014/2nd-watch-70-it-execs-are-struggling-public-cloud-workloads <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> New 2nd Watch survey reveals most IT directors and executives find it difficult to manage public cloud workloads. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">2nd Watch today released the results of a public cloud workload management solutions survey of 500 IT directors and executives. Here are details about the survey results.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-research/103014/2nd-watch-70-it-execs-are-struggling-public-cloud-workloads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-research/103014/2nd-watch-70-it-execs-are-struggling-public-cloud-workloads#comments Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Research Talkin' Cloud Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:24:00 +0000 36541 at http://talkincloud.com <p>2nd Watch co-founder Jeff Aden</p> DreamHost OpenStack IaaS Offering Exits Private Beta http://talkincloud.com/iaas/103014/dreamhost-openstack-iaas-offering-exits-private-beta <div class="node-body article-body"><p>DreamHost&#39;s DreamCompute infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offering has exited private beta, and now the company is aiming to attract customers with its Amazon EC2 competitor.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/103014/dreamhost-openstack-iaas-offering-exits-private-beta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/103014/dreamhost-openstack-iaas-offering-exits-private-beta#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing and Open Source Cloud Services IaaS Public Cloud Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36491 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Justin Lund, DreamCompute project lead</p> Synergy: Microsoft Azure Q3 Revenue up 136 Percent http://talkincloud.com/iaas/103014/synergy-microsoft-azure-q3-revenue-136 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Microsoft (MSFT) officially earned the No. 2 spot behind Amazon Web Services (AWS) in the infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) market earlier this year, and according to the latest quarterly IaaS report from Synergy Research Group, the Redmond company is now showing the strongest year-to-year revenue growth in the biz.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/103014/synergy-microsoft-azure-q3-revenue-136" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/103014/synergy-microsoft-azure-q3-revenue-136#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Research Cloud Services IaaS Public Cloud Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36481 at http://talkincloud.com CTERA Unveils New Channel Program for MSPs, VARs http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/102914/ctera-unveils-new-channel-program-msps-vars <div class="field-deck"> New program focuses on process, tools, marketing support and customer enablement </div> <div class="node-body article-body">CTERA Networks has unveiled a new channel partner program to assist MSPs, VARs and distributor partners with delivering storage, file sharing, mobile collaboration and backup solutions to customers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/102914/ctera-unveils-new-channel-program-msps-vars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/102914/ctera-unveils-new-channel-program-msps-vars#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +0000 36401 at http://talkincloud.com <p>CTERA Marketing SVP Jeff Denworth.</p> RackWare, NetApp Partner for Cloud-based Disaster Recovery http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102914/rackware-partners-netapp-bring-cloud-based-disaster-recovery-legacy-modern-apps <div class="field-deck"> This is the first time RackWare has partnered with storage management provider </div> <div class="node-body article-body">RackWare has joined the NetApp Alliance Partner Program in an effort to bring the benefits of cloud migration and disaster recovery to customers.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102914/rackware-partners-netapp-bring-cloud-based-disaster-recovery-legacy-modern-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102914/rackware-partners-netapp-bring-cloud-based-disaster-recovery-legacy-modern-apps#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Wed, 29 Oct 2014 23:22:00 +0000 36521 at http://talkincloud.com <p><span class="st">RackWare CEO Sash Sunkara. </span></p> Krimmeni Technologies Secures $11.7M for Cloud-based Data Centers, IoT http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/krimmeni-technologies-secures-117m-cloud-based-data-centers-iot <div class="field-deck"> Additional financing to be used for engineering resources, and sales operations </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Krimmeni Technologies has raised $11.7 million to assist with developing additional security solutions for cloud-based data centers and the IoT market.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/krimmeni-technologies-secures-117m-cloud-based-data-centers-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/krimmeni-technologies-secures-117m-cloud-based-data-centers-iot#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:03:00 +0000 36501 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Krimmeni Technologies CEO David Lundgren.</p> GreenQloud Raises Additional Funding for IaaS-based Virtual Servers, Data Storage Solutions http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/102914/greenqloud-raises-additional-funding-iaas-based-virtual-servers- <div class="field-deck"> New financing to be used for operations expansion and sales channel growth </div> <div class="node-body article-body">GreenQloud has raised an undisclosed amount of financing to expand operations into new territories and drive additional sales channel growth.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/102914/greenqloud-raises-additional-funding-iaas-based-virtual-servers-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/102914/greenqloud-raises-additional-funding-iaas-based-virtual-servers-#comments Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:00:00 +0000 36381 at http://talkincloud.com <p>GreenQloud CEO J&oacute;nsi Stef&aacute;nsson.</p> Mavenir Systems Unveils IMS-PBX Solution for Telecom Service Providers http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/mavenir-systems-unveils-ims-pbx-solution-telecom-service-providers <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Mavenir says new solution enables telecom service providers to leverage their IMS networks to offer business services to SMBs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Mavenir Systems (MVNR) this week introduced an IP Multimedia Subsystem-Private Branch Exchange (IMS-PBX) solution for telecommunications service providers. Here is a complete breakdown of what this solution has to offer.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/mavenir-systems-unveils-ims-pbx-solution-telecom-service-providers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/mavenir-systems-unveils-ims-pbx-solution-telecom-service-providers#comments Talkin' Cloud Telco Hub Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:08:00 +0000 36511 at http://talkincloud.com <p><span class="ContentPaneDiv"><span class="ContentPaneDiv1">Mavenir Systems CEO </span></span><span class="ContentPaneDiv"><span class="ContentPaneDiv1">Pardeep Kohli</span></span></p> Building Your Brand in the Clouds: How to be Productive Without Wi-Fi http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/building-your-brand-clouds-how-be-productive-without-wi-fi <div class="field-deck"> Here are a few articles on evolving your brand, getting social and building your business </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Working on a plane without Wi-Fi might be a little old school for some, but it still gets the job done. Here's what you can learn from the experience. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/building-your-brand-clouds-how-be-productive-without-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/building-your-brand-clouds-how-be-productive-without-wi-fi#comments Cloud Computing Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:00:00 +0000 36471 at http://talkincloud.com <p>How would you deal without having Wi-Fi?</p> Hitachi Data Systems Launches Cloud Service Provider Program http://talkincloud.com/cloud-channel-partner-programs/102914/hitachi-data-systems-launches-cloud-service-provider-program <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Hitachi Data Systems (HDS) is looking to build out its network of cloud services provider partners that offer cloud services that carry the &quot;Powered by Hitachi Data Systems&quot; mark. To do so, the company has launched the Hitachi Cloud Service Provider Program.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-channel-partner-programs/102914/hitachi-data-systems-launches-cloud-service-provider-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-channel-partner-programs/102914/hitachi-data-systems-launches-cloud-service-provider-program#comments Cloud Channel Partner Programs Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Services Public Cloud Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36411 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Ravi Chalaka, vice president of solutions marketing at Hitachi Data Systems</p> Microsoft Unveils New Azure Cloud Services TechEd Europe http://talkincloud.com/iaas/102914/new-microsoft-azure-cloud-services-unveiled-teched-europe <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Microsoft (MSFT) has unveiled a handful of new cloud services aimed at intelligently automating and streamlining IT operations, as well as increasing security.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/102914/new-microsoft-azure-cloud-services-unveiled-teched-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/102914/new-microsoft-azure-cloud-services-unveiled-teched-europe#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Events Cloud Services IaaS Public Cloud Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:30:00 +0000 36421 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Jazon Zander, corporate vice president of Microsoft Azure</p> ClearOne Launches Channel Program for VoIP Companies, Telecom Agents http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/clearone-launches-channel-program-voip-companies-telecom-agents <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> ClearOne says new channel program is designed to provide "unrivaled opportunities abound for service providers and telecom agents selling voice, wireless, data and cloud services to win in the growing any-to-any ubiquitous video conferencing service market." </div> <div class="node-body article-body">ClearOne (CLRO) has announced a channel program for voice-over-IP (VoIP) companies, telecommunications agents and managed service providers (MSPs). Here are the full details.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/clearone-launches-channel-program-voip-companies-telecom-agents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/clearone-launches-channel-program-voip-companies-telecom-agents#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Telco Hub Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:23:00 +0000 36461 at http://talkincloud.com <p>ClearOne CEO Zee Hakimoglu</p> SMB Fall Housekeeping: 5 Security Concerns to Discuss with Customers http://talkincloud.com/blog/smb-fall-housekeeping-5-security-concerns-discuss-customers <div class="node-body blog-body">It’s that time of year again: Summer is wrapped up, vacations are over, and the kids are safely back in school. In the business world, this is a prime opportunity to catch the executive team in the office before the holidays. Successful MSPs often use this time to conduct quarterly business reviews with managed customers. With new machines to install and systems to update, security conversations can easily be overlooked. Here are few things we should be discussing with our customers as the temperature drops.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/talkin-cloud-blog">Talkin Cloud Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/blog/smb-fall-housekeeping-5-security-concerns-discuss-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/blog/smb-fall-housekeeping-5-security-concerns-discuss-customers#comments Guest Bloggers compliance device security HIPAA PCI DSS rogue endpoints shadow IT Talkin Cloud Blog Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:00:00 +0000 36441 at http://talkincloud.com Software-Defined Storage Company SwiftStack Raises $16M http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/software-defined-storage-company-swiftstack-raises-16m <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> SwiftStack's CEO says his company plans to use the Series B funds to bolster its go-to-market and customer engagement strategies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">SwiftStack has secured $16 million in Series B venture capital funding to expand marketing and sales for its OpenStack Swift-based object storage platform, here are the details.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/software-defined-storage-company-swiftstack-raises-16m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-funding-and-finance/software-defined-storage-company-swiftstack-raises-16m#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Funding and Finance Talkin' Cloud Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:51:00 +0000 36321 at http://talkincloud.com <p>SwiftStack CEO Joe Arnold</p> Verizon: 65% of Enterprises Are Leveraging the Cloud http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-research/verizon-65-enterprises-are-leveraging-cloud <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> Verizon Enterprise Solutions' "State of the Market: Enterprise Cloud 2014" report reveals the CIO or CTO personally oversees 62 percent of all cloud purchases. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Verizon Enterprise Solutions (VZ) today released its second annual report that features data and analysis of cloud usage within the enterprise. What did Verizon researchers find? Here is a complete breakdown of the report results.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-research/verizon-65-enterprises-are-leveraging-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing-research/verizon-65-enterprises-are-leveraging-cloud#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Research Talkin' Cloud Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:40:00 +0000 36391 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Siki Giunta, Verizon Enterprise Solutions&#39; senior vice president of cloud services</p> How Buying a Car and Your Business's ADC Needs are Similar http://talkincloud.com/blog/how-buying-car-and-your-businesss-adc-needs-are-similar <div class="node-body blog-body">There is a common misconception when it comes to load balancers and application delivery controllers. “Oh, it’s a load balancer! You need to talk to John in the network team.” It may not always be "John in the network team," but we sometimes get that kind of response when we talk to prospective customers. So, what’s the difference, and what does your business you really need?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/talkin-cloud-blog">Talkin Cloud Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/blog/how-buying-car-and-your-businesss-adc-needs-are-similar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/blog/how-buying-car-and-your-businesss-adc-needs-are-similar#comments Guest Bloggers ADC application delivery controller load balancer service level agreement SLA Talkin Cloud Blog Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:00:00 +0000 36311 at http://talkincloud.com Clearing the Big Data Talent Hurdle: One Problem, Multiple Solutions http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/clearing-big-data-talent-hurdle-one-problem-multiple-solutions <div class="field-deck"> How organizations can address big data skills shortages now instead of later on </div> <div class="node-body article-body">To survive big data skills shortages, businesses will need to take action now instead of later on. Here's how.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/clearing-big-data-talent-hurdle-one-problem-multiple-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/clearing-big-data-talent-hurdle-one-problem-multiple-solutions#comments Cloud Computing Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:00:00 +0000 36371 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Organizations have two options to deal with big deal skills shortages: outsource to third-party big data specialists or develop internal expertise.</p> Amazon Taps Former Dow Jones CIO for Enterprise Strategy http://talkincloud.com/enterprise-cloud-services/102814/amazon-taps-former-dow-jones-cio-enterprise-strategy <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Amazon Web Services (AWS) may be getting a boost to its enterprise cloud strategy following the hiring of former Dow Jones CIO Stephen Orban, who has taken up the mantle of Amazon&#39;s new enterprise strategy chief.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/enterprise-cloud-services/102814/amazon-taps-former-dow-jones-cio-enterprise-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/enterprise-cloud-services/102814/amazon-taps-former-dow-jones-cio-enterprise-strategy#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Services Enterprise Cloud Services IaaS Public Cloud Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36351 at http://talkincloud.com ITProPortal.com Rackspace Unveils Microsoft-Focused Productivity Business Unit http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/102814/rackspace-unveils-microsoft-focused-productivity-business-unit <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Rackspace is building a new business unit around offering a variety of cloud productivity and collaboration software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings, mostly revolving around hosted Microsoft software it already offers as cloud services.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/102814/rackspace-unveils-microsoft-focused-productivity-business-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/saas-software-service/102814/rackspace-unveils-microsoft-focused-productivity-business-unit#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Services Public Cloud SaaS (Software as a Service) Tue, 28 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36341 at http://talkincloud.com ShoreTel: Mitel's Proposal Is 'Financially Inadequate' http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/shoretel-mitels-proposal-financially-inadequate <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> ShoreTel's Board of Directors has rejected Mitel's most recent bid to acquire the UC company for $540 million. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Why did the ShoreTel (SHOR) Board of Directors reject Mitel Networks' most recent bid to acquire the Sunnyvale, California-based unified communications (UC) company? Here are the full details.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/shoretel-mitels-proposal-financially-inadequate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102914/shoretel-mitels-proposal-financially-inadequate#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Telco Hub Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:47:00 +0000 36361 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Chuck Kissner, chair of ShoreTel&#39;s Board of Directors</p> Accenture Incorporates New Management Capabilities into Cloud Platform http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/102714/accenture-incorporates-new-management-capabilities-cloud-platform <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> The Accenture Cloud Platform's new management capabilities include cloud integration options and unified billing analytics. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Accenture (ACN) has unveiled new management capabilities for its Cloud Platform that are designed to "give organizations the power and flexibility to manage their workloads simply, effectively and more securely across both on-premise private and public clouds."</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/102714/accenture-incorporates-new-management-capabilities-cloud-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-computing/102714/accenture-incorporates-new-management-capabilities-cloud-platform#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Talkin' Cloud Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:13:00 +0000 36331 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Accenture has unveiled new management capabilities for its Cloud Platform that are designed to &quot;give organizations the power and flexibility to manage their workloads simply, effectively and more securely across both on-premise private and public clouds.&quot;</p> HP Helion OpenStack, Development Platform Go Live http://talkincloud.com/iaas/102714/hp-helion-openstack-development-platform-go-live <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The HP Helion portfolio is expanding with the launch of commercially available infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offerings based on OpenStack and Cloud Foundry, respectively.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/iaas/102714/hp-helion-openstack-development-platform-go-live" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/iaas/102714/hp-helion-openstack-development-platform-go-live#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Computing and Open Source Cloud Services IaaS PaaS Public Cloud Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36301 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Stephen Spector, social strategist for the HP Cloud portfolio</p> Bitcasa Ends Infinite Cloud Storage Plans Due to Low Demand http://talkincloud.com/cloud-storage/102714/bitcasa-ending-infinite-cloud-storage-plans-due-low-demand <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The company that has aimed to build its reputation partly on its offering of unlimited cloud storage for a flat monthly fee is abandoning its Infinite cloud storage plans. The company noted in a blog post that lack of demand pushed them to end the service, although the blog also hinted at more issues with the unlimited storage service.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-storage/102714/bitcasa-ending-infinite-cloud-storage-plans-due-low-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-storage/102714/bitcasa-ending-infinite-cloud-storage-plans-due-low-demand#comments Cloud Companies Cloud Computing Cloud Services Cloud Storage Public Cloud Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0000 36291 at http://talkincloud.com Synnex CLOUDSolv — What Channel Partners Need to Know http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102414/synnex-cloudsolv-what-channel-partners-need-know <div class="field-deck"> Here's how Synnex plans to help partners capture growth through the transition to cloud </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Talkin' Cloud sat down with Synnex Cloud Services VP Rob Moyer to discuss how channel partners can leverage CLOUDSolv, the technology distributor's tool for selling cloud solutions.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102414/synnex-cloudsolv-what-channel-partners-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102414/synnex-cloudsolv-what-channel-partners-need-know#comments Cloud Companies Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:13:00 +0000 36271 at http://talkincloud.com <p>Synnex Cloud Services VP Rob Moyer.</p> NaviSite, Zerto Partner to Bring DRaaS Technology to Customers http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102414/navisite-zerto-partner-bring-draas-technology-customers <div class="field-deck"> Company has plans to focus more of its efforts on offering management services </div> <div class="node-body article-body">NaviSite customers leveraging NaviCloud Director can now replicate their virtual machines between separate locations and environments.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102414/navisite-zerto-partner-bring-draas-technology-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/cloud-companies/102414/navisite-zerto-partner-bring-draas-technology-customers#comments Cloud Companies Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:05:00 +0000 36201 at http://talkincloud.com <p>NaviSite Product Management Senior Director Chris Patterson.</p> Friday's Last Word: Agosto CEO Irfan Khan http://talkincloud.com/last-word/102414/fridays-last-word-agosto-ceo-irfan-khan <div class="node-body gallery-body">Agosto CEO Irfan Khan sat down with Talkin' Cloud to help us understand who he is away from the office. Here are the details. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/last-word/102414/fridays-last-word-agosto-ceo-irfan-khan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/last-word/102414/fridays-last-word-agosto-ceo-irfan-khan#comments Last Word Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:36:00 +0000 36251 at http://talkincloud.com Mobile UC Market Could Be Worth $17.38B by 2019 http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102414/mobile-uc-market-could-be-worth-1738b-2019 <div class="field-byline"> Dan Kobialka </div> <div class="field-deck"> New MarketsandMarkets study highlights the mobile UC market's expected growth over the next few years. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A new MarketsandMarkets study showed the mobile unified communications (UC) market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 27.5 percent from 2014 to 2019. Here's a closer look at the study.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102414/mobile-uc-market-could-be-worth-1738b-2019" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://talkincloud.com/telco-hub/102414/mobile-uc-market-could-be-worth-1738b-2019#comments Cloud Computing Vertical Markets Talkin' Cloud Telco Hub Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:02:00 +0000 36221 at http://talkincloud.com <p>A new MarketsandMarkets study showed the mobile unified communications market is expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 27.5 percent from 2014 to 2019.</p>